100 firefighters race to metal fire at Nottingham industrial estate

Huge metal fire breaks out at industrial estate in Nottingham as more than 100 firefighters race to tackle blaze after shocked witnesses report ‘explosions

  • Oor 100 firefighters rushed to industrial estate west of central Nottingham
  • Reports of ‘explosionscoming from huge metal fire on the industrial site
  • Fire crews have been at the scene for hours trying to bring it under control
  • Oor 100 firefighters are tackling a huge blaze that broke out at an industrial estate in Nottingham this evening.

    Residents are being urged to stay away amid reports of ‘explosionsat the site in the Dunkirk area of the city centre.

    Dramatic images show clouds of fiery smoke rising up into the sky, emanating an orange glow.

    Fire crews have been at the scene for hours but their presence has been stepped up as the blaze spreads.








    Oor 100 firefighters are tackling a huge blaze that broke out at an industrial estate in Nottingham this evening

    Oor 100 firefighters are tackling a huge blaze that broke out at an industrial estate in Nottingham this evening

    Residents are being urged to stay away amid reports of 'explosions' at the site west of the city centre

    Residents are being urged to stay away amid reports of ‘explosionsat the site west of the city centre

    Volgens die Nottingham Post, it is the third time in a year that firefighters have been called to the same industrial area.

    Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson reported that over 100 firefighters were attending the ‘significant metal fireon Harrimans Lane.

    In an update tweeted at 11pm they added: ‘Crews and our multi-agency partners will continue working throughout the night to tackle the significant incident on Harrimans Lane.

    ‘Due to the large amount of smoke and strong winds we remind residents to stay clear of the area and close their windows and doors.

    Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson reported that over 100 firefighters were attending the 'significant metal fire' on Harrimans Lane

    Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson reported that over 100 firefighters were attending the ‘significant metal fireon Harrimans Lane








    'Due to the large amount of smoke and strong winds we remind residents to stay clear of the area and close their windows and doors,' they added

    ‘Due to the large amount of smoke and strong winds we remind residents to stay clear of the area and close their windows and doors,’ het hulle bygevoeg

    Sergeant Andy Wright, of Nottinghamshire Police, gesê: ‘We received a report of a large-scale fire in Harrimans Lane, Dunkirk, at around 7.35pm this evening (27 November).

    ‘We are currently at the scene assisting Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service with road closures while they attend the fire.

    ‘We have closed Redfield Road, which leads onto the industrial estate and would advise people to please avoid the area as the fire service continues to tackle the blaze.

    ‘We would ask anyone with any information about the incident to please contact the police on 101, met vermelding van die voorvalnommer 663 van 27 November 2021.

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